Michigan Letter Carriers President Sentenced for Embezzlement

On February 11, Kathryn Connelly, former president of National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 707, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan to one year of probation, and ordered to pay a $1,000 fine and a $100 special assessment, for embezzling $10,323 in funds from Sault Ste. Marie-based union. She already has paid full restitution. Connelly had pleaded guilty to one count of embezzlement in September following a joint investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards and the U.S. Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General.  … Read More ➡

Letter Carriers Local President in Michigan Pleads Guilty

On September 28, Kathryn Connelly, former president of National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 707, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan to one count of embezzlement of funds from the Sault Ste. Marie-based union in the amount of $10,323. She had been charged on August 31 following a joint investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards and the U.S. Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General.… Read More ➡

Letter Carriers Treasurer in Michigan Charged with Embezzlement

On August 31, Kathryn Connelly, former president of National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 707, was charged in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan with one count of embezzlement from the Sault Ste. Marie union in the sum of $10,323. The charge follows a joint investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards and the U.S. Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General.    … Read More ➡